Advanced Assembly Adding Jobs In Columbia City

By Scott Sarvay

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June 18, 2010 Updated Mar 31, 2010 at 6:12 PM EDT

COLUMBIA CITY, Ind. (Indiana's NewsCenter) - In a sign that the local economy might be turning around, a third shift and more than 100-jobs are coming to northeast Indiana.

According to our partner in news, the Journal Gazette, Advanced Assembly has already started hiring for 114-new jobs.

The major supplier for Allen County's General Motors Assembly Plant is adding a third production shift. In time for GM's adding a 700-person third shift by mid-May.

Advanced Assembly makes seats for the Chevy Silverado and GMC Sierra pickup trucks, assembled at Fort Wayne's GM plant.

We will have much more on this story, tonight on Indiana’s NewsCenter.

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